Donnerstag, 13. November 2014

Art Journal Journey - Gustav Klimt


The November theme at Art Journal Journey is " inspired by masters".

Many years ago, as I was still living in Vienna, our house was not far away from where Gustav Klimt once lived. I love the power in his paintings, the power of colours and shapes... I feel his paintings.

So , this journal page , is inspired by him. He made a painting like this once - normally a forest is mysterious and sometimes even a bit scary. But the way Mr Klimt painted this birch forest -  it became an invitation instead . White tree trunks combined with the colourful leaves - and almost always with some added gold.

I added a stamp from cherrypieartstamps ( Gustav Klimt collection). Otherwise the page is created with NeocolorsII and Faber Castell PITT artist pens.

Autumn `s here.

Lena

Kommentare:

  1. Very beautiful, Lena, and I like your Klimt page much better than mine! Thanks for this great contribution to Art Journal Journey! Valerie

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  2. Wow Lena , that looks amazing! Wonderful Klimt inspired piece!
    I didn't know that you have lived in Vienna as well...

    Thank you so much for joining us at Art Journal Journey!
    hugs
    Susi

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  3. The painting is very cheerful and welcome. I definitely see the ornate Klimt experience. Beautiful work.

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  4. Ist das schön geworden!
    Dein Bild beeindruckt mich sehr, denn du zeigst, dass Weniger oft Mehr sein kann. Ulrike

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  5. Lucky you getting to live in Vienna AND so near Klimt's home.
    I am a BIG fan of his.
    What you've created here is so beautiful Lena...
    really lovely and such a fine tribute to him.
    oxo

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